Mark Tami

MP, Alyn and Deeside

Alyn and Deeside Labour

Mark Tami campaigned to remain in the European Union

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Mark Tami’s voting in Parliament

Mark Tami is a Labour MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Labour MPs.

This is a selection of Mark Tami’s votes.

  • Almost always voted against reducing central government funding of local government Show votes
  • Generally voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted against greater restrictions on campaigning by third parties, such as charities, during elections Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes
  • Almost always voted against a reduction in spending on welfare benefits Show votes
  • Almost always voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

We have lots more plain English analysis of Mark Tami’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit Mark Tami’s full vote analysis page for more.

Mark Tami has never rebelled against their party in the current parliament. Find out more.

Recent appearances

  • Health Services Medical Supplies (Costs) Bill: Review of the impact of the Act on pricing, research and development, and innovation 6 Dec 2016

    Does my right hon. Friend agree that we have to educate people and make them aware of what can happen, particularly given the rising obesity levels?
  • Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee 5 Dec 2016

    Administration: Election Planning and Services. 4:45 pm; Room 16, Palace of Westminster
    Witnesses: Mark Tami MP, Opposition Accommodation Whip Mr Robert Syms MP, Government Accomodation Whip Fiona Channon, Head of Accommodation and Logistics, House of Commons Rob Greig, Director Dan Cook, Portfolio Manager, Parliamentary Digital Service
  • Child Cancer — [Philip Davies in the Chair] 28 Nov 2016

    As my hon. Friend is making clear, we have to have specialist centres, but we must not think that we can have them on our doorstep everywhere. That will just not happen, and it would not make sense for it to happen. If we have specialist centres, however, people will have to travel, and families need support and somewhere to stay. I put on record my support for the Ronald McDonald House...

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Profile

Labour MP for Alyn and Deeside

Entered the House of Commons on 7 June 2001 — General election

Expenses

Topics of interest

  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Transport
  • Health
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Voter Participation/Registration
  • Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  • Animal Quarantine
  • Roads: Accidents
  • Crayfish

Currently held offices

  • Member, Administration Committee (since 20 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Palace of Westminster (Joint Committee) (since 16 Jul 2015)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (since 17 Jun 2015)
  • Opposition Pairing Whip (Commons) (since 7 Oct 2011)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (23 Jan 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art (18 Nov 2010 to 8 Nov 2011)
  • Member, Committee of Selection (13 Oct 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (8 Oct 2010 to 18 Sep 2015)
  • Member, Crossrail Bill Committee (14 Nov 2007 to 18 Nov 2007)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (2 Jul 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Human Rights (Joint Committee) (22 Jan 2007 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • Member, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) (29 Nov 2005 to 6 Nov 2007)
  • PPS (Rt Hon Dawn Primarolo, Paymaster General), HM Treasury (10 Nov 2005 to 6 Sep 2006)
  • Member, Northern Ireland Affairs Committee (16 Jul 2001 to 12 Jul 2005)

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Mark Tami’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 7 written questions in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 76.49% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this MP’s speeches — above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 15–16 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 86 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Mark Tami’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 165 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 21 Nov 2016.

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Apartment in Portugal: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 April 2014)
Holiday apartment on the farm in Flintshire where we live: (i) and (ii). (Registered 10 April 2014)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
I employ my wife, Sally Tami, as part-time Secretary/budget control.

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